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Belmont Supports ‘Earth Hour’ With Darkened Campus

EarthHourLight.jpgA picture’s worth a thousand words… and when it comes to “Belmont Unplugged,” the university’s celebration of the worldwide Earth Hour on March 28, the before-and-after pictures tell the whole story. Click on the “more” link below to see photos from Saturday night’s campus event.
Belmont and student organization Service Corps celebrated Earth Hour by hosting a special event featuring live acoustic performances from student acts Chadasha and Robert Kelly. The March 28 Earth Hour was a global movement in which millions of people around the world turned out their lights from 8:30-9:30 p.m. local time to make a statement of concern about the planet and climate change. The Belmont celebration took place on the sixth floor of the Curb Event Center garage, providing a perfect view of the downtown Nashville skyline.

Belmont’s campus before the lights went out.
View of Belmont’s campus from the sixth floor of the Curb garage after the lights went out.
Robert Kelly played to the crowd in the dark.
Chadasha entertained the masses before the 8:30 p.m. “lights out.”

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